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[New York] Roswell Park tobacco researchers land another $17.7M in funding

Roswell Park Cancer Institute will continue to play a lead role in a national study that explores tobacco use in the United States. The Buffalo-based hospital is expected to receive $17.7 million over nine years as scientific lead of the Population Asses
Business First Of Buffalo
added Apr 5, 2016 00:22

[New York] The Butt of the Problem: Calls for Change in Battling Cigarette Litter

The prevailing strategy — organizing local clean ups, putting out ash receptacles in public areas and having city governments pay for storing cigarette butts in landfills — is not effective, according to Dr. Clifton Curtis, president and CEO of the Cigar
added Apr 4, 2016 23:37

[New York] Kaminisky ad hits McGrath on tobacco settlement fees

With two weeks to go until a crucial state Senate special election in Nassau County, Democrat Todd Kaminsky's campaign's latest ad hits Chris McGrath over the fees his law firm received for its work on the early 2000s settlement agreement between states
New York Daily News
added Apr 4, 2016 23:35

[New York] Government grants to support study of tobacco use and health

The federal government has awarded $17.7 million to Roswell Park Cancer Institute and seven other institutions to continue work over the next nine years on a major study of tobacco use and health. The funds are from the National Institutes of Health and
Buffalo (NY) News
added Apr 4, 2016 23:25

[New York] Should smoking a cigarette land you in jail?

Morrison, 49, asked why, and one of the officers told him that he wasn’t allowed to smoke in the transit system. Morrison said he knew that, but had put out the cigarette before he got underground. The officer told him a new law made the staircase part o
amNew York
added Apr 4, 2016 18:22

[New York] What a drag! Claire Danes tries to disguise herself in oversized beanie cap as she smokes a cigarette in NYC

But Claire Danes ignored another risk to her health, as she sucked on a cigarette in Manhattan on Monday. The 36-year-old actress was spotted smoking as she stepped out in NYC, wearing a stylish cream knee-length coat with black buttons.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Apr 4, 2016 17:34

[New York, Pennsylvania] EDITORIAL: Tobacco Law Is A Complex Issue

It would be a shame for Chautauqua County to implement its law only to see other counties vote theirs down. Going it alone hurts some Chautauqua County businesses and prevents the county from accomplishing its public health goals.
Jamestown (NY) Post-Journal
added Apr 3, 2016 17:59

[New York] Coca Crystal, Avatar of Counterculture, Dies at 68

She died of respiratory failure, her sister, Jill Diamond, said. Ms. Crystal had received treatment for lung cancer for several years.
New York Times
added Apr 3, 2016 13:47

[New York] FedEx's "Smokin' Joes" Contraband Cigarette Case Will Go to Trial

The state and city have also sued FedEx rival United Parcel Service Inc over cigarette shipments. In September, U.S. District Judge Katherine Forrest ...
Fortune Magazine
added Apr 2, 2016 18:07

[New York] Judge Strikes Several FedEx Defenses In Bootleg Cig Row ($$)

A New York federal judge tossed several of FedEx’s defenses in a suit against the parcel carrier over alleged illegal shipments of untaxed cigarettes from Native American reservations, ruling Thursday that some of the arguments fail as a matter of law.
added Apr 2, 2016 17:43
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